ESSENTIAL

ENTRY-LEVEL FEATURES, VALUE-ORIENTED PRICE

Lenovo's Essential line of laptops overturns a longstanding myth in the PC marketplace — that budget laptops can't deliver on computing power, security and durability, and stylish design. Engineered for ease of use, Lenovo Essential laptops are perfect entry-level PCs.

Lenovo Essential Laptops
  1. Lenovo G Series Laptops

    Everyday Laptops
    Everyday, affordable laptops

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SUPPORT.

With thousands of support reps in 18 locations worldwide and a deep bench of level 2 technical experts, we are able to get you quick and knowledgeable help when you need it. We're consistently ranked as a top provider of customer support in surveys.

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Essential Laptops

Essential Laptops

G Series
Core Technology
Windows 8 Pro

Windows 8 Pro

Ready for business. With Windows 8 Pro, you get everything in Windows 8, plus enhanced features that help you easily connect to company networks, access files on the go, encrypt your data, and more.

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Windows 8

Windows 8

Beautiful, fast, fluid. Windows 8 has been reimagined to be all about you. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, and stuff, so you can spend less time searching and more time Doing.

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4th Generation Intel® Core™ i Series Processors

4th Generation Intel® Core™ i Series Processors

4th generation Intel® Core™ processors deliver the performance to increase productivity for your business. Devices turn on in an instant and are always up-to-date. You can multitask quickly and move effortlessly between applications, collaborate wirelessly in a high quality videoconference — all with the convenience of longer battery life. Plus, you can guard against identity theft and ensure safe access to your network with built-in security features. In fact, the only thing more amazing than an Intel Core processor-based PC is what your users will do with it.

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3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i Series Processors

3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i Series Processors

Thanks to this technology, Intel®-equipped PCs deliver smart, adaptive, and responsive performance and visuals that give users a better PC experience.

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AMD Multi-Core Processors

AMD Multi-Core Processors

AMD processors for mainstream laptops help you do more and do it faster with greater bandwidth, improved system performance, and power efficiency.

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Microsoft Office 2013

Microsoft Office 2013

Lenovo systems are optimized for the new Office 2013. Purchase a Product Key for the preloaded software. Available in full-featured Office Suites for single use PCs, as well as Office 365 subscription for use on multiple devices (not for commercial use).

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Displays and Graphics
Multitouch Displays

Multitouch Displays

Capacitive touch technology makes Lenovo multitouch displays sensitive, responsive, and easy to use.

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NVIDIA® Graphics

NVIDIA® Graphics

Select Lenovo G Series notebooks feature the NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics solution to provide superior performance for gaming or other graphics-intensive applications.

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AMD Graphics

AMD Graphics

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Security Features
VeriFace® Face-Recognition Technology

VeriFace® Face-Recognition Technology

Make your face your password. It's the fun and easy way to access your laptop.

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Lenovo OneKey® Rescue System

Lenovo OneKey® Rescue System

With the touch of a button, restore your system and recover valuable data. This rescue interface allows you to diagnose where a corruption occurred ensuring fast and effective system recovery.

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Multimedia Features
Integrated Webcam

Integrated Webcam

Lenovo G Series laptops feature an integrated webcam as part of our VeriFace® face-recognition software, and it's ideal for video messaging.

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Multiformat Memory Card Reader

Multiformat Memory Card Reader

Lenovo G Series models offer an integrated memory card reader, perfect for easily accessing photos and other files stored on a variety of memory card formats.

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Optical Drive

Optical Drive

Select Lenovo G Series laptops feature an optical DVD Rambo drive, which can read and record to CD-R and CD-RW blank media. Select models offer optional Blu-ray Disc™ drives.

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USB 3.0

USB 3.0

Transfer data 10 times faster than previous USB technologies.

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Built-In Solutions and Convenience
Smart Noise Control

Smart Noise Control

Select G Series laptops feature dynamic thermal management technology to reduce fan noise better than traditional thermal solutions.

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Lenovo Energy Management Software

Lenovo Energy Management Software

Our advanced power- and battery-management software helps you easily control your laptop's energy usage with a simple interface and a quiet mode for studying or working.

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Lenovo ReadyComm

Lenovo ReadyComm

Lenovo ReadyComm integrated communications management software provides a single intuitive interface to create, manage, and share Internet connections.

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